Name:Jeffrey's Mount
Hill number:16098
Height:378m / 1240ft
Parent (Ma):2559  Tarn Crag (Sleddale)
RHB Section:34C: Lake District - Eastern Fells
Nuttall/Wainwright area:Lake District - Far Eastern Fells
County/UA:Westmorland and Furness
Class:Tump (300-399m)
Grid ref:NY 60438 02332
Summit feature:grassy knoll 90m S of cairn
Col:329m  NY598022  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 91
(1:25k) OL19S
Observations:cairn is at NY 60406 02417
Survey:Abney level
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Up and down from Roundthwaite via WinterscleughMoorponder13/06/2024
Solo from parking area S of Roundthwaite at NY 61102 02867. Then to ATV track as per carole engel (see 25/09/21). Jeffrey’s Mount, Winterscleugh (via Caster Fell, Belt Howe & Roundthwaite Common) and Whinash. Return Winterscleugh, Roundthwaite Common, then E on Borrowdale track.ADT27/04/2024
along the valley from hucks bridge lay by then up the farm trackbardolph30/09/2023
From NY 6094 0319.summitsup09/06/2023
A delightful stroll up from Roundthwaite, path all of the way. Very breezy on top but fine views, just a pity about the background roar from the M6Colin Crawford09/10/2022
A round from Roundthwaite, breaking a journey on the M6. Weather too good for travellingfasgadh19/12/2021
From Roundthwaite. Good atv branches off track at NY 6065 0321 (after gate). Atv up and along ridge from NY 5875 0223carole engel25/09/2021
View of the Flying Scotsman heading north as we headed to the top. Last top of the day great run round and dropped down to the A685 and back to the carFellhugger21/08/2021
From Roundthwaite then ridge to Pipers Hill. Return via Bretherdale. Clear quad bike tracks to Breasthigh Road. Dry underfoot. NNick Caunt29/06/2021
Parked at the start of the bridleway to the north in Roundthwaite village. Orchids in flowery verge. Followed the bridleway, then at open access sign took the track leading all the way to the summit. With brother, Pete: looking for hills below the cloud base, this one just touched.pwheeler16/06/2021
Fr0m Huck's Bridge. 4 hills to whinfell, then drop down into Borrowdale and ascend between Bush Howe and Jeffrey Mount. Along to Jeffrey Mount and then all the way along the ridge to Piper's Hill and back to Huck's Bridge over the stepping stones. Just under 5 hours.Longwojo29/05/2021
From parking area at east end of Borrowdale valley. Whinfell beacon and three tops on south side of valley, then direct decent down to valley bottom, over bridge and up nice rising track to ridge between Whinash and Winterscleugh. Then back east over Winterscleugh, minor tops, and finished on Jeffries Mount. Direct down to road bridge and back to car. Winter flurries. With B and R.jenx27/12/2020
Over Roundthwaite common, Belt howe and Casterfell hill then back to Belt howe and down to low borrowdale and back to the A6 with Andycolinfielding29/09/2020
Along ridge from A6 including all tops with Colin.Andrew Pearson29/09/2020
Parking at Low Borrowbridge - Whinfell Beacon - Castle Fell - Mabbin Crag - Ashtead Fell - Pipers Hill - Whinash - Winterscleugh - Jeffrey's Mount - Low BorrowbridgeIsbjorn21/09/2020
From A685 Borrow beck Bridge (follow track along edge of access land until clear of bracken),on to Winterscleugh, Whinlash, Pipers Hill (stepping stones over Borrow Beck impassable, had to detour to A6), Ashstead Fell, Mabbin Crag, Castle Fell, Whinfell Beacon, Grayrigg Forest and down to start.Neil Midgley23/06/2020
Pipers Hill, Whinash, Jeffrey's Mount from parking area at E end of Borrowdale. Walked along glen then ascent to Pipers Hill and return along the ridge. Snow at all levels, camped overnight in very cold conditions on ridge just before Piper's Hill.RobertP03/02/2019
From Whinfell Beacon. Up the south slopes and back into the wind and soaking flipping mist. On to Winterscleugh.Wycombe Wanderer20/10/2018
Roadside parking (NY 6093 0323). RoW to a field gate, then mapped track leads off due S to top of the hill. Cairn looks like a contender for the HP.jonglew08/07/2018
Easy parking at the start of the bridleway to the north in Roundthwaite village (alt 188m). Follow the bridleway as far as the start of the open access then a good track leads all the way to the summit. 2.66km return, 45mins,202m ascent.moorsman28/10/2017
Ashstead Fell Northwest Top - Ashstead Fell West Top - Ashstead Fell - Mabbin Crag - Old High - Castle Fell - Shooter Howe - Whinfell Beacon - Grayrigg Forest Pt 412m - Grayrigg Forest Pt 439m - Grayrigg Forest  - Birk Knott - Jeffrey’s Mount - Casterfield Hill - Belt Howe - Roundthwaite Common - Winterscleugh - Winterscleugh North Top - Whinash - Dennison Hill - Pipers Hill - Crookdale Crag from GR: NY 55261 03664ronaldo33324/03/2017
Popped up from parking at the minor road and A685 by motorway bridge. Steep but straightforward.nordicstar10/01/2017
With Eire, Evan, Sail, Coel & Alfie.Dangerous Dave27/11/2016
Walked up normal route from Roundthwaite just to bag this one we keep seeing from the M6, good views for a very small hill, nice break after a long drive back from bagging Schiehallion in Scotland earlier that day.DanTrig16/08/2016
Parking is possible at the junction of the bridleway and the minor road. The bridleway can be followed to a gate, where there is a grassy track to the summit. There is a pleasant walk along the ridge to return down the bridleway.JohnW21/03/2016
Climbed from Roundthwaite Abbey to Jeffrey's Mount along ridge to Whinash. Dropped down into Borrowdale and climbed back up the other side to Ashstead Fell, Mabbin Crag and Whinfell Common before dropping back into Borrowdale and following the dale back to the A685 and return to start. Very enjoyable and peaceful walking.meltdiceburg30/01/2016
With Jo, from Roundthwaite: b/w to gate, then QBT all the way to summit. Weather; cloudy, cold wind, good visibility.amblerbob01/01/2016
From Tebayrb02/01/2015
With L on Borrowdale Horseshoe round. Steeply up SE flank from road. Sat among curious horses below the top who came to sniff us looking for food.Chris Pearson15/12/2014
From S of hill, track heading SW off the A685. Small parking space at NY 6092.0183. Track for short way to gate then directly up steep hillside past small quarry (unseen from below). Angle eased for last 300m. Passed six fell ponies to slight grassy dome about 90m short of cairn. Marginally higher than cairn maybe?Aye Jimmy25/11/2014
Pipers Hill, Winash, Jeffery's Mount - Solo - Walked up valley from tebay end then along the ridge, saw 8+ 4x4 on the track over the ridgedads02/06/2014
Up from lay-by on road to Roundthwaite on grand Spring day with excellent visibility.Round trip to Piper's Hill and back by Breasthigh Road.Very enjoyable walk.With Oscar.catman21/05/2014
With Catman.oscarrosie21/05/2014
2nd visit, from Roundthwaite, good layby SE of village. Ran ridge almost to Whinash then brutal down and up to Ashstead and back via GrayriggRHW16/02/2014
Whinash Ridge walk with Claire and Andy from lay by on A6. Return via BretherdaleCrib Goch02/08/2013
On round from Whinfell masts. Reckon first ascent could have been '81 - '95.Eddie30/04/2013
Parked on layby on minor road at NY 60607 01495. Excellent circular walk including Jeffrey's Mount, Casterfell Hill, Belt Howe, Roundthwaite Common, Winterscleugh, Winterscleugh N Top & Whinash. From the summit of Whinash we headed SE to pick up an excellent path slanting down the steep hillside to High Borrowdale Farm (derelict). A pleasant walk back along the valley bridleway finished off a good day on these little frequented hills.David Gradwell22/07/2012
Cairn, obvious grassy summit, 381m. From NE, park at jn, S along verge to cross stream then straight up, h/way fence only RHW28/01/2012
Up and down directly from the A6 by Lune's Bridge. Lunch break stop while heading south from a weekend walking at Dufton. Met some friendly ponies.Jake99426/05/2009
Solo. Through Bretherdale from (588044) to Red Crag by A6. South to high Borrow Br then Whinash, Wintercleugh, Jeffrey's Mnt. Return under M6 & West Coast Mainline. A mild fine day.Vin13/03/1999
Borrow beck horseshoe anti clockwise.Eddie24/04/1983
Martin R26/03/2022